BLACKMOOR SWALLET (STAINSBY'S SHAFT)

Mendip
ST 5055 5550

Access

The mine is gated and fitted with the standard CSCC lock. Keys are held by CSCC member clubs. Keys are usually available for loan from one of the Mendip clubs with huts. These are BEC, CSS, MCG, MNRC, SMCC, and WCC. It is advisable to make arrangements in advance.

The entrance is surrounded by a fence with a gate fitted with the standard CSCC lock. Please use the gate and do not climb over the fence

In case of difficulty contact the CSCC Conservation and Access Officer.

Please report missing or damaged locks.

The mine is currently being dug by MCG and is fitted with a number of fixed aids and care should be taken when using these. There are a number of potentially unsafe areas and as with exploration of any mine appropriate care should be taken


Last modified 23rd Apr 2020.
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